If you would like to do any related reading, I have selected below a few of the most relevant and important books, in addition to a full list of references coming up. The books are roughly in the order of how relevant they are to this book itself.
John J. Ratey, A User’s Guide to the Brain: Perception, Attention, and the Four Theaters of the Brain (New York: Vintage Books, 2002)
Jeffrey M. Schwartz and Sharon Begley, The Mind & The Brain: Neuroplasticity and the Power of Mental Force (New York: HarperCollins Publishers, Regan Books, 2002)
Leslie Brothers, M.D., Friday’s Footprint: How Society Shapes the Human Mind (New York: Oxford University Press, 1997)
Gerald M. Edelman, Bright Air, Brilliant Fire: On the Matter ...